CWB Certificate

Program Length

14 weeks

Application Deadline

Spring Cohort: April 26, 2024
Fall Cohort: August 23, 2024

Start Date

Spring Cohort: May 6, 2024
Fall Cohort: September 9, 2024


ASIRC building, Kenjgewin Teg campus.

Delivery Mode

Classroom instruction and in-person hands-on practical instruction in our shop with up-to-date pandemic safety controls in-place.

Program Overview

Fundamental procedures and principles are introduced, practiced, and refined. Techniques are developed for fillet and groove welds. Proficiency in flat and horizontal positions will be developed. Vertical/Overhead positions can also be learned depending on student capabilities. On successful completion of the course, students will test for CWB certification in SMAW and GMAW Flat and Horizontal.

Admission Requirements

Participants can enroll in the courses if they are 18 years of age (or older) or if they have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (or equivalent), or pass our standard application and questionnaire required for acceptance.

Program Outcomes

What you will learn:

  • Welding Theory
  • Welding Safety
  • SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding)
  • GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding)

Supplies Required

  • Work Boots (CSA Approved, Steel Toed)
  • Appropriate work/jobsite clothing

Tuition Fees

$3,670.00 – Includes Welder Kits and Jackets

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